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Sen. Yuen Pau Woo is shown n the foyer of the Senate in Ottawa.  PHOTO BY ADRIAN WYLD /THE CANADIAN PRESS

Basic Income isn’t just about reducing poverty

At the heart of this concept is the idea of individual freedom and personal dignity, or more particularly, the …

Bryan Brulotte, who is entering the leadership race for the Conservative Party of Canada, is shown in Ottawa, on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. (THE CANADIAN PRESS / Justin Tang)

Candidate for Canada’s Conservative Party leadership has declared his support for a basic income guarantee

OTTAWA — When it comes to potential candidates for Conservative leadership, Bryan Brulotte isn’t exactly an outsider. He’s been …

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Feds urged to consider basic income to help ‘gig’ workers

Article originally published June 11, 2019. OTTAWA — A cross-party committee of MPs says it’s time for the government …

Pair of gold maple leaf one troy ounce golden coins from Canadian Treasury in uncirculated condition

OTTAWA — A cross-party committee of MPs says it’s time for the government to take a deeper look at a guaranteed minimum income to help work

Article originally published on June 11, 2019. OTTAWA — A cross-party committee of MPs says it’s time for the …